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I'm making calls tonight for Obama. Wanna join?

Also, here are links where people can make calls for Elizabeth Warren (link) or Tim Kaine (link).

To make calls for Obama, use the campaign Dashboard:

You can pick whatever state you want to call and select from a couple of different scripts.


Some resources I keep open while calling:

The state's GottaVote page (a website run by Obama's camp):
Depending on the state, I tell Obama voters about ID requirements. Also, if somebody needs to register, they can go to

Obama webpage for the state:
I skim this before calling.

Searchable list of campaign offices:

Searchable list of upcoming campaign events:


Some tips I've learned from phone calls.

-I'm no longer nervous. This wore off, after the first few calls.

-Before calling, briefly consider any changes you want to make to the call script.

-Let people know you're a volunteer!  Even the strongest Romney supporters are usually descent about it.

Originally posted to distraught on Thu Jul 19, 2012 at 02:25 PM PDT.

Also republished by Volunteering for a Better World.

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